Roof restoration is a procedure that that can turn an awful, tired, drab tile roof into something looking really new and smart! It can give a metal roof that has rusting and mismatched sheets a brand new lease of life. I’ve seen roofs I’ve done 15 years ago that still look good. Not bad, but keep in mind this is from a quality coating that has a long guarantee also.
This is something to consider if your roofs condition is mid its life cycle and if the hardware is in OK shape with not too many repairs. A roofer who can coat, and who is also competent at repairing is the tradesman you would want to call.
It’s best to get this right at the beginning and ask if they specialize in re-roofing and roof coating. When this is established, you are then able to compare the costs of what a re-roof will be compared to a re-coating. Guarantees should come with both of these.
Another roof surface to consider for coating and repairing is Asbestos-cement. I consider preserving asbestos-cement roofs so that they remains safe and heat reflective a great alternative to replacement.
Reduced vegetation in our cities has been contributing to them becoming “urban heat islands”. Large industrial estates are also responsible for attracting a great lot of heat because of the large lengths of metal. So application of heat reflective paint not only keeps that individual building cooler but contributes to keeping air temperatures lower … Read More